Building a Collaborative Network for Aerospace

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  • When?: August 13, 14 & 15, 2015
  • Where?: North Island College (Comox Valley Campus)
    Comox Valley, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Join regional and national aerospace & technology companies, government & industry representatives during the Comox Air Show weekend at CFB 19 Wing Comox, to discuss and learn about the latest news in Defense Procurement, Accessing the Aerospace Supply Chain, Monetizing Research, Development and Innovation, and their relationship to domestic and global market expansion.

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Thursday August 13

6:00 – 10:00pm Innovation Island is hosting an Innovation Mixer

  • White Whale | 975 Comox Road in Courtenay
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  • Promo code: CVinnovation

Friday, August 14

VIAA Aerospace Forum- North Island College, 2300 Ryan Road East Courtenay

Join regional and national aerospace & technology companies, government & industry
representatives during the Comox Air Show weekend, to discuss and learn about the latest news in Defense Procurement, Accessing the Aerospace Supply Chain, Monetizing
Research, Development and Innovation, and their relationship to domestic and global market
expansion.

 

Booth/Display information contact Geoff Crawford: geoff@investcomoxvalley.com

Agenda

10:00 – 12:00 pm B2B (formal- registration needed)
12:00 – 12: 10 pm MLA Don McRae to speak
12:20 – 12:30 pm Airport Authorities to speak
12:30 – 13:00 pm Networking luncheon
13:10 – 13:30 pm Opening Session Welcome and Introductory Remarks
13:30 – 13:50 pm AIAC Pacific – overview of Aerospace in Canada, BC and the Island
14:00 – 14:20 pm VIAA Panel-
14:20 – 14:40 pm Educational Panel- Skilled/Innovative students coming out, R & D projects
14:40 – 15:10 pm Prime/Global Proponents Panel- Accessing the supply chain & monetization
15:25 – 17:00 pm B2B (Formal and informal discussion)
17:00 – 19:00 pm Reception and networking

Saturday, August 15th – Airshow Booth- Chalet- Luncheon

Join VIAA members and the Comox Valley Economic Development group in a private VIP chalet at the  2015 Armed Forces Day and Comox Air Show.  VIAA Board of Directors invite guests registered for the AGM to enjoy premier viewing along the front flight line. Gates open at 9:00 am with flights starting at 11:00 am. The 2015 show will conclude at 5:00 pm. Click here for more information about the 2015 Armed Forces Day and Comox Air Show.

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